The British Embassy in Dublin maintains and develops relations between the UK and Ireland.
Read the latest information on the rights and status of UK nationals in the EU.
Find out more on our Ireland and the UK news page
We provide services to British nationals living in and visiting Ireland.
If you’re in Ireland and you need urgent help (for example, you’ve been attacked, arrested or someone has died), call +353 (0) 1205 3700. If you’re in the UK and worried about a British national in Ireland, call 020 7008 1500.
Get an emergency travel document
If the person needing the emergency travel document is under 16, a parent or guardian should apply on their behalf.
If you are travelling in more than 3 weeks, check if you can get a new or replacement passport in time to travel.
If you are not a British citizen or have not had a British passport before
If you’re not sure, check if you’re a British citizen
If you’re not a British citizen but think you may be eligible, contact us to apply for an emergency travel document.
We charge fees for some of our services. See the full list of consular fees in Ireland.